Takeaways From McPhee V. DePuy's Preemption Pronouncement

Law360, New York (October 29, 2013, 2:02 PM EDT) -- We think most litigators would agree that doing legal research is sometimes like following Hansel and Gretel's trail of bread crumbs. You sort of wander around in the darkness for a little while reading cases that Westlaw or Lexis thought you might be looking for — but they turn out to be dead ends.

Then you pick up a faint scent of warm bread and you start to follow it. And in that first crumb of a case you find a cite to another case that sounds even more like what you were looking for. Then from there you pick up...

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